How to Delete Apps from iPhone

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How to Delete Apps from iPhone

Deleting an app on iPhone is probably one of the easiest things you can do on the iPhone. It literally only takes three steps and you can do all of it phone the home screen. You don’t have to go searching through the settings or anything complicated like that. Here are the only three steps you have to know to learn how to delete apps from iPhone.



Find App and Long Tap on the App

App to Delete

First you have to find the app that you want to delete, this may be the most difficult step in the entire process. Once you have located the app, long press on the app until all of the apps on the screen appear to be shaking or vibrating.


Press the 'X'

App with 'X'

Once all of the apps are shaking or vibrating, you will notice in the top left corner of the apps that can be delete, an ‘X’ has appeared. Tap this ‘X’ to delete the app that it is attached too.


Confirm Delete

Confirm Message

Once you tap the ‘X’, a menu with two options will appear in the center of the screen. You will have two options, “Cancel” and “Delete”. If you are sure that you want to delete the app from your iPhone, tap “Delete”.


Three Easy Steps

See? It is easy to delete apps from iPhone. There are some apps that cannot be deleted from the iPhone like “Settings” and “App Store” because those are part of the operating system which means that they are built into the iPhone. You can identity the apps that cannot be deleted because they will not have an ‘X’ in the top left corner. Any app with an ‘X’ in step two of this guide, can be deleted. Now if you run out of memory on your phone or downloaded an app you didn’t like, you can remove it with ease.


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